Insider Trading Alert - HOT, UDR And SNI Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 83 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,476.00 to $43,857,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) - FREE Research Report

Hicks Christie N, who is SVP, Starwood Sales Org. at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, sold 855 shares at $83.71 on Sept. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Starwood Sales Org. owned 10,253 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.7% with the 855-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $84.57, up $0.86, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,049
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,637
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,157

The average volume for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has a market cap of $15.9 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 6.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. operates as a hotel and leisure company worldwide. The company owns, operates, and franchises luxury and upscale full-service hotels, resorts, residences, retreats, select-service hotels, and extended stay hotels under the St. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.67%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.0. Currently, there are 14 analysts who rate Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income, reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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UDR (UDR) - FREE Research Report

Davis Jerry A, who is Senior Vice President at UDR, sold 25,362 shares at $30.25 on Sept. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 142,756 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.09% with the 25,362-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.30, up $0.05, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for UDR go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 13,038
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 73,783
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 110,783

The average volume for UDR has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. UDR has a market cap of $7.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 29.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

UDR, Inc. is an independent real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It owns, operates, acquires, renovates, develops, redevelops, and manages multifamily apartment communities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.46%. The company has a P/E ratio of 187.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate UDR a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates UDR as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full UDR Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI) - FREE Research Report

Scripps Charles E, who is 10% Owner at Scripps Networks Interactive, sold 550,000 shares at $79.74 on Sept. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 274,304 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 66.72% with the 550,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.51, up $0.77, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Scripps Networks Interactive go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 301,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 667,129
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 874,196

The average volume for Scripps Networks Interactive has been 775,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Scripps Networks Interactive has a market cap of $8.4 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 6.85% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. develops lifestyle-oriented content for television and the Internet markets in the United States and internationally. It delivers content that focuses on specifically defined topics of interest for audiences and advertisers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.4. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Scripps Networks Interactive a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Scripps Networks Interactive as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins, reasonable valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Scripps Networks Interactive Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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